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Remembering Neil Davidson (1957-2020)

11 July 2020 at 8:00 pm10:00 pm

Join comrades and friends in an online event to remember Neil Davidson who died on 3 May 2020.

You need to register to receive details by email of how to join this Zoom event:

Neil Davidson was a socialist militant and a highly innovative Marxist historian and sociologist, a member of revolutionary socialism in the 21st century (rs21), a prominent figure in the Scottish left and a lecturer at Glasgow University.

Speakers:

  • Sara Bennett (opening remarks, Unite / rs21)
  • Alex Law (friend and comrade)
  • Michelle Campbell (friend and PCS)
  • Steve Edwards (HM editorial board)
  • Cat Boyd (Radical Independence Campaign)
  • Jamie Allinson (Salvage editorial board)
  • Smina Akhtar (organised the conference following No Problem Here)
  • Charlie Post (Spectre Journal editorial board)
  • Maureen McBride (Contributor, No Problem Here)
  • Raymond Morell (Unite / rs21 / Conter editorial board)
  • Open mic for memories and tributes

You can read an obituary by Neil’s friend and comrade Raymond Morell and add your own memories and pictures.

If you’ve not used zoom before there’s a beginners’ guide to joining a zoom call. If you need any help or want to have a practice please ask in good time.

The event will start at 8pm UK time (UTC+1). Please join by 8pm. Participants other than planned speakers will be in the zoom ‘waiting room’ and let in to the event around 8pm.

Details

Date:
11 July 2020
Time:
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1079869152407045/

Organiser

rs21
Email:
rs21organiser@gmail.com
Website:
https://www.rs21.org.uk/

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